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Bracelets with Confronting Makara Heads (Karas)

A work made of gold, diamonds, and crystalline inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari).
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  • A work made of gold, diamonds, and crystalline inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari).

Date:

19th century

Artist:

India
Rajasthan, Jaipur

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Bracelets with Confronting Makara Heads (Karas)

Origin

India

Date

1801–1900

Medium

Gold, diamonds, and crystalline inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari)

Dimensions

9.9 × 8.9 × 1.4 cm (3 15/16 × 3 1/2 × 8/16 in.)

Credit Line

James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection

Reference Number

1987.361.1-2

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